The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 205 219
Rank change year-on-year +33 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.045% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.046% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Median salary £48,000 £39,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -11.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £38,200 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,800 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -15.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3535 4306 4974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3572 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in West Yorkshire

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Engineer in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Development Engineer in West Yorkshire

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in West Yorkshire

Development Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +29 9 £48,000 +20.00%
Development Engineer
Yorkshire

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Selenium
3 19 (82.61%) TDD
4 18 (78.26%) Performance Testing
4 18 (78.26%) BDD
5 17 (73.91%) Scrum
5 17 (73.91%) Security Testing
5 17 (73.91%) Kanban
6 16 (69.57%) Java
7 13 (56.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (52.17%) Degree
8 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
9 7 (30.43%) Advertising
9 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
10 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
10 6 (26.09%) SDET
11 4 (17.39%) Line Management
11 4 (17.39%) Coaching
12 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (13.04%) Games
13 2 (8.70%) User Stories
13 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
14 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
14 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
14 1 (4.35%) SDLC
14 1 (4.35%) API Testing
14 1 (4.35%) WPF
14 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
14 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
14 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (30.43%) Advertising
2 3 (13.04%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) BDD
3 18 (78.26%) Performance Testing
4 17 (73.91%) Kanban
4 17 (73.91%) Scrum
4 17 (73.91%) Security Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
8 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 4 (17.39%) Line Management
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
10 2 (8.70%) User Stories
11 1 (4.35%) API Testing
11 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
11 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
2 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SDET
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Apple